Directors and Staff


Professor Marianne Blair, Program Director

marianne Professor Blair is a full professor and the Study Abroad Director at The University of Tulsa College of Law, where she has taught Family Law, Civil Procedure, and International and Comparative Family Law for the past twenty-seven years. She has taught in the Dublin summer program in 1999 and 2005, and has served as Resident Director from 2009-2013. Professor Blair is co-author of the first American casebook in the field of comparative and international family law, Family Law in the World Community, and a contributing author to the leading treatise on U.S. adoption law, Adoption Law and Practice (ed., Joan Hollinger). She has published numerous articles on topics related to adoption law and international and comparative family law. Professor Blair has also served as Chair of the Family and Juvenile Law Section of the Association of American Law Schools and as a member of the Oklahoma Adoption Law Reform Committee, through which she participated in drafting the Oklahoma Adoption Code. She has received several teaching awards at the College of Law, and in 1992 was one of the recipients of The University of Tulsa Outstanding Teacher Award.


Mary Holmes, Programs Coordinator

 Mary is a program specialist for the University of Tulsa College of Law and coordinator for the law study abroad programs.  Contact Mary with questions regarding the application process for the Dublin program and internship component, course registration and materials, housing arrangements, tuition & fees, visiting student transcripts, or other questions that may arise as you prepare to study and live abroad. Mary also facilitates the application process and course registration on behalf of TU Law students participating in the Argentina and China summer programs, and the Autumn in London semester program.  Contact her at (918) 631-5038 or or visit the program office, #3105 on the 3rd floor of the Mabee Legal Information Center.

Dr. Mary Catherine Lucey

 Dr. Lucey assists as the Administrative Coordinator with University College Dublin and teaches the European Union Competition Law course in the Summer in Dublin Program.  For her complete biography, visit the Dublin Faculty web page